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Bear's Eatery

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324 Archibald St, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 1M9, Canada
(250) 427-3412
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 56
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best Find in Kimberley

We were looking for an all day breakfast place when an internet search led us to Bear's. We were so enticed by the homemade options on the menu opted to forgo breakfast for delicious steak & mushroom pies. Our only disappointment was that we didn't order the large. The gravy was rich, the pastry... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 10, 2015
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toronto
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toronto
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We were looking for an all day breakfast place when an internet search led us to Bear's. We were so enticed by the homemade options on the menu opted to forgo breakfast for delicious steak & mushroom pies. Our only disappointment was that we didn't order the large. The gravy was rich, the pastry 'melt in your mouth' and it... More 

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Calgary, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Good tasty homemade food even gluten free options. Friendly fun bear hugging experience as well. Very tasty French Pea soup and scrumptious New York Cheesecake with lots of whipped cream and blueberry sauce. Other toppings were offered.

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Kimberley, Canada
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The service was excellent, food is decent, but the prices are way too high. Kids meals are $10, and do not include a drink which is $3 more. Chicken fingers tiny and over cooked. Side of poutine for $9??? Unfortunately we will not be back as these prices are unaffordable for a family to dine out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Since we just moved here... We've been running around alot. We look to find our place we can call our own. I come from a small town and I don't take away how hard it is to run a business. Ive been there 2 days. Ive NEVER seen such amazing people. What they do, in and out of the kitchen... More 

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Camrose, Alberta, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We love eating at Bear's! JJ is a wonderful lady, they have terrific food, mostly made from scratch. "Best Reuben Ever". Great variety in the menu, everything from homemade pot pies to breakfast, to steak. The atmosphere is great, reflecting their love of music and free wifi. And the homemade pies... We will be back next summer!

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Pullman, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This is where the locals eat. Everyone but us seemed to live in Kimberley. I think that says a lot about the place. I had the "All day Breakfast" for $9.95 which consisted of 2 eggs 2 pieces of thick cut toast and 5 yes 5 pieces of local bacon, as well as some fried potatoes. My wife had the... More 

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Edmonton
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This is truly a hidden gem in Kimberley that I would highly recommend for the food and service. You will not be disappointed. Make sure to leave room for dessert, their banana cream pie is to die for.

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Medicine Hat, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

awesome food, wonderful friendly service, friendly and inviting atmosphere. Bear's Eatery is a modern day treasure. JJ has a unique ability to make you feel so welcome that by the time you leave your friends. Bear's talent will be present with each plate, the food is incredible with healthy sized portions. We look forward to our next visit to Kimberley,... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Since moving to Kimberley recently this diner has been on the "must check out" list, and I'm so happy we came in! My fiance and I shared soups, split pea and farmers sausage, and two pieces of pie. The soups reminded me of my grandma's, hearty and perfectly seasoned! The pie, oh the pie! As a baker I find that... More 

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Calgary
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71 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This place has a magic all its own. It was great as Mary's kitchen and now the décor and atmosphere is even better as Bear's Eatery. Food selection was awesome and everything tasted great. Awesome place for family or friends to go for a meal and hangout.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 324 Archibald St, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 1M9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Kimberley
  • Phone Number: (250) 427-3412

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Canadian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?